Astoria Financial Corp (AF) : Chicago Capital Management scooped up 5,400 additional shares in Astoria Financial Corp during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 15, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 730,109 shares of Astoria Financial Corp which is valued at $11,090,356.Astoria Financial Corp makes up approximately 4.02% of Chicago Capital Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Community Bank N.a. reduced its stake in AF by selling 2,300 shares or 69.7% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,000 shares of AF which is valued at $15,190.First Manhattan Co boosted its stake in AF in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2 additional shares and now holds a total of 829 shares of Astoria Financial Corp which is valued at $12,593.Creative Planning boosted its stake in AF in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 127 additional shares and now holds a total of 943 shares of Astoria Financial Corp which is valued at $14,258.
Astoria Financial Corp closed down -0.04 points or -0.26% at $15.19 with 1,98,381 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $15.23, the shares hit an intraday low of $15.18 and an intraday high of $15.27 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Astoria Financial Corp reported $0.16 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Apr 27, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.16.Analysts expectations of $ 98.45.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.17 EPS.
Astoria Financial Corporation is the unitary savings and loan holding company of Astoria Bank and its subsidiaries. The Companys principal business includes the operation of its wholly owned subsidiary Astoria Bank. Astoria Banks business is attracting retail deposits from the general public and businesses and investing those deposits together with funds generated from operations principal repayments on loans and securities and borrowings in multi-family and commercial real estate mortgage loans one-to-four family or residential mortgage loans and mortgage-backed securities. Astoria Bank also invests in consumer and other loans the United States Government Government agency and Government-sponsored enterprise (GSE) securities and other investments.